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 “For UAE consumers, the personal fulfilment gained from a holiday or the special experience of attending a major sporting event creates the enriching moments.
October 2, 2014 - 04:55 GMT
Overall regional spending on luxury experiences and goods is set to grow in the next 12 months

October 13, 2014

Dubai Culture App
09:25 GMT
(press release)

Dubai Culture & Arts Authority announced an Augmented Reality (AR)-enabled mobile app at GITEX Technology Week being held at the Dubai International Convention Centre.

During the event
09:21 GMT
(press release)

Biolab, the exclusive Biomnis dealer in the Kingdom, participated recently in the grand opening of CrossFit Crescent Gym in Bayader - Wadi Al-Seer.

Bahrain store
07:28 GMT

The regional fragrance and cosmetics market – projected to touch $30 million by 2015, is witnessing a strong growth, driven by high disposable incomes, a youthful population and a growing lifestyle trend in Bahrain.

October 12, 2014

Brian Rains, Global Practice Leader, Operational Excellence, DuPont Sustainable Solutions
12:20 GMT
(press release)

As part of its focus on operational excellence, DuPont Sustainable Solutions (DSS) is playing a leading role at the OpEx 2014 conference being held in Abu Dhabi from 14-15 October 2014 with events before, during and after the congress.

Bahrain Pavilion 2012
07:20 GMT
(press release)

Tamkeen supported Bahrain's pavilion at GITEX technology 2014 exhibition set to be held in Dubai between 12 and 16 October, where seven Bahraini enterprises will be exhibiting their products and services.

October 8, 2014

Jawad Squalli, regional vice president for Epicor in Middle East, Africa & India
11:01 GMT
(press release)

Epicor Software Corporation announced that two leading companies in Jordan, Advanced Medical Industries and Al Watanieh for Fuel, have selected the Epicor iScala enterprise resource planning (ERP) solution.

Mahdi Amjad, Executive Chairman and CEO of the Omniyat Group and Khaldoun Al Tabari, Vice Chairman and CEO of Drake & Scull International at the Groundbreaking of One at Palm Jumeirah
09:19 GMT
(press release)

This morning, Mahdi Amjad, Executive Chairman and CEO of the Omniyat Group and Khaldoun Al Tabari, Vice Chairman and CEO of Drake & Scull International (DSI), broke ground on One at Palm Jumeirah.

CIMA signs MOU with EGA
07:19 GMT
(press release)

The Chartered Institute of Management Accountants (CIMA), the world’s largest professional body of management accountants, today signed a Memorandum of Agreement with Emirates Global Aluminium (EGA).

During the event
05:47 GMT
(press release)

Tamkeen signed an agreement with Imerys Al-Zayani Fused Minerals, a joint venture between Imerys, a French multinational company, and Al-Zayani Investments to support the newly-established company.

October 7, 2014

Walt Disney Co has come to the rescue of its loss-making subsidiary EuroDisney with a 1 billion-euro ($1.3 billion) funding deal announced on Monday.
12:08 GMT

Euro Disney is currently 40 percent owned by Walt Disney and 10 percent by Prince Al-Waleed bin Talal.

October 6, 2014

During the visit of the Italian delegation to Bee’ah’s waste management centre
10:06 GMT
(press release)

Bee’ah’s executives welcome top Italian delegates to demonstrate the company’s cutting-edge waste management systems and explore new avenues of co-operation

ES- LV95 with 5 blade cutting system for gentle close shave with intelligent shaving sensor
09:39 GMT
(press release)

Panasonic Marketing Middle East and Africa (PMMAF) has launched a new men’s linear electric shaver- the ES-LV95, equipped with a remarkable shaving sensor technology for a simpler, more effective shaving experience.

October 5, 2014

The next edition of the Volvo Ocean Race will be the 12th running of the 40-year-old event, which started in 1973 as the Whitbread Round the World Race
11:31 GMT
(press release)

Abu Dhabi Ocean Racing (ADOR) finished second in an electrifying Alicante In-Port Race on Saturday, losing out by just six seconds to the Turkish-American entry Team Alvimedica.

Nikon School is a global initiative by Nikon consisting of educational photography classes that aims to enhance the creative and technical skills of photographers
08:54 GMT

The Nikon School initiative from Nikon Middle East at the recently concluded GITEX Shopper 2014 has been a hit among the youth, with students from over 15 schools, including Cambridge International School Dubai, attending sessions to learn more about DSLR photography.

The evening welcomed several dignitaries, corporates and media.
08:27 GMT

Hyatt Capital Gate Abu Dhabi hosted an exclusive event of appreciation for a significant number of their clients and supporters as a gesture of gratitude that had a positive impact over the past year on the hotel and contributed towards the success of Hyatt Capital Gate.